It has almost been three years and the oil market still seems awash with crude. Despite the Organisation of The Petroleum Exporting Countries’ (OPEC) best efforts, the 14-member body that controls more than 81.5 percent of world’s oil reserves and produces almost 50 percent of world production, has failed to help lift oil prices meaningfully.
In this time and age, the internet has become a main tool for finding information. If you needed a hotel to stay, you would probably have used sites like “Booking.com” or “Hotels.com”; a long list of brands tha...
The shipping and marine industry once again came under scrutiny when Ezion Holdings (Ezion) called for trading suspension on 14 August 2017. Once touted to be a standout survivor of the offshore and marine (O&M) downturn, the group has kicked off debt restructuring in face of its third consecutive quarterly loss.
While we were enjoying our Hari Raya Haji holiday over the long weekend, North Korea conducted its sixth nuclear test for an advanced hydrogen bomb – a more devastating version of an atomic bomb.
Local listed YuuZoo Corporation (YuuZoo), along with the former management of Cinram Logisitcs France (CLF), established a new joint venture YuuLog Europe which acquired the business and assets of CLF.
Local stocks underwent a technical correction on 11 August as tensions in the Korean Peninsula continued to mount. The local barometer, Straits Times Index, plunged 1.3 percent on that particular Friday, as the “war of rhetoric” between US President Donald Trump and North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un prompted investors to take money off the table.
On 23 August, CapitaLand announced that it has entered into a strategic alliance with Asia’s largest e-commerce powerhouse Alibaba. Without disclosing any commercial terms, CapitaLand stated that the new agreements involve managing Alibaba’s new Shanghai headquarters and launching an online mall on Lazada Singapore (Lazada).
Just around the start of July, SI Research wrote an article titled “Hi-P International – Capitalising On A Global Tech Boom”.
Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) have become popular investment tools amongst Singaporean investors who have a penchant for property investing.
Penny stocks were much in play lately. From Sincap Group to Jiutian Chemical Group, investors keeping watch of the top daily traded counters on the Singapore Exchange would have noticed that penny stocks took more than 10 of the top 20 most traded counters over the last two weeks.